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Definitiona tempting or enticing quality; or to tempt or entice
- God, in pity, made man beautiful and alluring, after his own image; but my form is a filthy type of yours, more horrid even from the very resemblance.Chapter 15 (39% in)
- "It was noon when I awoke, and allured by the warmth of the sun, which shone brightly on the white ground, I determined to recommence my travels; and, depositing the remains of the peasant's breakfast in a wallet I found, I proceeded across the fields for several hours, until at sunset I arrived at a village.Chapter 11 (49% in)
- The vegetables in the gardens, the milk and cheese that I saw placed at the windows of some of the cottages, allured my appetite.Chapter 11 (53% in)
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